Segmental osteotomy to reposition multiple osseointegrated dental implants in the anterior maxilla in a trauma patient.

@article{Kao2007SegmentalOT,
  title={Segmental osteotomy to reposition multiple osseointegrated dental implants in the anterior maxilla in a trauma patient.},
  author={Shou Yen Kao and Jenny Hwai-Jen Fong and Shen-Ju Chou and Jen-Hsien Wu and Hsi-Fen Tu and Tze-Cheung Yeung},
  journal={Dental traumatology : official publication of International Association for Dental Traumatology},
  year={2007},
  volume={23 1},
  pages={56-9}
}
A 16-year-old young man had severe loss of alveolar bone and lost four teeth in the anterior maxilla because of traumatic injury in a traffic accident. To overcome the surgically compromised condition for implant rehabilitation, the deficient ridge was augmented by autogenous bone graft from the mandibular symphysis. The augmented ridge had much improvement… CONTINUE READING